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Table of Contents

From our readers4

Questions & Answers6

Pizza Pasta Bake with Salad Italiano8

Winter Warm-Up8

Stave off winter’s chill as you gather everyone around the table with these warm winter menus.

Chicken Fried Steak & Tomato Gravy with Fried Onion Strings10

Creamy Spinach Casserole with Tomato Basmati Rice12

Asian Cabbage Rolls14

Stuffed with an array of Asian ingredients, these napa cabbage rolls are loaded with flavor.

German Chocolate Cake16


Whether it’s cake, cookies, or brownies, there’s a recipe here to satisfy any chocolate craving.

Double-Chocolate Chunk Cookies18

Rocky Road Brownies19

Strip Steak with Pink Peppercorns & Thyme20

Valentine’s Dinner20

Cupid’s sure to call when you prepare this romantic, bistro-style menu — no reservations required.

Roasted Potatoes, Fennel & Shallots21

Crab, Avocado & Grapefruit Salad22

Chocolate-Balsamic Strawberry Trifles23

Fish in Crazy Water24

Poaching Fish24

Never fear cooking fish again! For perfectly prepared fish every time, poaching is the way to go.

Smashed Dijon Potatoes25

Fish Poached in Olive Oil26

Sautéed Swiss Chard27

Pasta e Fagioli with Garlic Cheese Sticks28

Slow-Cooker Bean Soups28

Easily turn the humble bean into a warm and hearty soup or stew with a little prep and your slow cooker.

Senate Bean Soup with Honey Cornbread30

Chickpea & Tomato Stew with Garlic Naan32

Buffalo Chicken Sliders34

Party Fare Favorites34

All your party food favorites are here — with a twist that makes them more delicious than ever.

Muffin Pan Pizzas36

Bacon-Scallion Hash Brown Casserole37

Pineapple Guacamole37

Southwestern Frittatas with Pico de Gallo38

Weeknight Light38

Pass up the drive-thru but not the fast food with two quick menus that are healthful and satisfying.

Chocolate Chip-Spice Muffins39

Mandarin Pancakes and Mu Shu Tofu40

Pressure Cooking42

Make weekend favorites weeknight possible with today's updated pressure cookers.

Pressure Cooker Carnitas42

Butternut Squash Risotto44

Roman-Style Chicken with Capers & Parsley46

Chicken Breasts46

For fresh and filling dinners in a flash, look no further than the super-versatile chicken breast.

Cashew Chicken with Ginger48

Chicken & Bacon Burritos with Chipotle Dressing49

Vanilla Pavlovas with spiced pineapple sauce50

Melt-in-your-mouth sweet and light as air, this meringue dessert is sweet on your waistline, too.